Tai chi master Ma Baoguo and his opponent at the start of their fight. Photo: Weibo Tai chi master Ma Baoguo and his opponent at the start of their fight. Photo: Weibo
Tai chi master Ma Baoguo and his opponent at the start of their fight. Photo: Weibo
Jonathan White
Opinion

Opinion

Sensei Says by Jonathan White

KO’d tai chi master Ma Baoguo may think otherwise but Chinese social media isn’t tricked by these ‘kung-fools’

  • These ‘masters’ who claim China’s traditional martial arts are the superior fighting style are essentially pub bores
  • The people of China know this too – they are not fooled by the ‘kung-foolery’, and cynicism is not a Western concept

Tai chi master Ma Baoguo and his opponent at the start of their fight. Photo: Weibo Tai chi master Ma Baoguo and his opponent at the start of their fight. Photo: Weibo
Tai chi master Ma Baoguo and his opponent at the start of their fight. Photo: Weibo
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